WORLD Russia scrambles 2 jets to escort U.S. bombers over Black Sea

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Russia scrambles 2 jets to escort U.S. bombers over Black Sea

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17:37, October 20, 2021

KC-135 tanker plane and B-1B bomber. (Photo: Russian National Defense Control Center/TASS)

Russia scrambled two warplanes to escort two US strategic bombers over the Black Sea in order to prevent the American planes from violating Russia's borders, Sputnik reported Wednesday, citing the country's Defense Ministry.

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